The laboratory that provided testing and certification for P hydraulic fluid and gear oil specifications has ceased operations, signaling the possible start of a phase-out period for some of the industry’s oldest active industrial lube standards. read more
May 15, 2019
Volume 2 Issue 20
Calumet Specialty Product Partners L.P. reported net income of more than $16 million for the first quarter, much improved from a net loss in the year-earlier period. Moove – Cosan’s lubricants production and distribution arm – posted large increases in net revenue and net income for the quarter. read more
Infineum U.S.A. L.P. appointed J.A.M. Distributing, a Brenntag Group company, as its sole distributor in the United States and Canada effective May 1. The agreement extends an existing partnership which saw Multisol, another Brenntag unit, appointed as Infineum's distributor in Europe, the Middle East, Africa, Asia-Pacific and Latin America. Chevron Phillips Chemical announced Mitch Eichelberger will become senior vice president of corporate planning and technology effective June 1. Eichelberger will succeed Dave Smith, who is retiring. Fort Washington, Pennsylvania-based lubricants distributor PetroChoice acquired Mobil lubricants distributor Superior Petroleum of Crown Point, Indiana.